autorun.vbs contains instructions written in Visual Basic Script programming language. These instructions are used by a particular parasite to control some software and OS components, collect certain information, manage the system and perform practically any task. Visual Basic scripts are very powerful and flexible, but can severely compromise the system and violate user privacy. Most likely, the autorun.vbs file is used by an Internet worm, spyware or other similar pest.
The autorun.vbs file is installed and used by Runauto.
Please note that the autorun.vbs file actually may be a fully legitimate part of the operating system or legitimate software. Often parasites use files with unsuspicious names, but malicious functionality. You should always carefully check the file before deleting it. It may not be related with malware, but can be required by your essential programs to work properly.
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